Mergers and Acquisition - Data Insights Senior Analyst

Do you have a dual background or experience across Commerce/ Finance AND Data Analytics/ BI/ Visualization?

About the role

This opportunity has arisen in a context of expansion - new service offering - we are looking for an Analyst or a Senior Analyst to join our team of six. We are currently hiring in Sydney and will look at building a team in Melbourne in the forthcoming months.

This role is critical with respect to providing analytically focused Financial due diligence and M&A transaction support to our clients. The ideal candidate for this position will be able to bridge the gap between data insights and financial analysis expertise via data analytics and visualisation.

You will play a pivotal role in delivering the visualisation capabilities of our M&A teams as you:

  • Develop an understanding of the target business and its drivers
  • Deployment of automated, and technology-based processes
  • Familiarity with large data sets
  • Bringing an innovative and problem-solving approach to tasks
  • Perform interpretation and analysis of information memoranda and business plans
  • Develop static & interactive data visualisations to communicate business insights to clients
  • Ability to build visualisations and supporting analysis of historical trading, quality of earnings, working capital, cash flow, etc.
  • Clearly and effectively communicate requirements, timelines and insights to both internal Deloitte team members, as well as clients
  • Manage project timelines and client deliverables effectively while collaborating extensively with clients and other Deloitte teams
  • Liaise with data science and data architecture teams to optimise client data for visualisation

About your experience

You will ideally be able to demonstrate:

  • Completed undergraduate degree in Finance, Accounting, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or Engineering with outstanding academic credentials
  • 2-5 years of experience in a Finance/ Commerce role with exposure to Visualisation
  • Knowledge of financial statement analysis (CPA-CA/CFA an asset)
  • Ability to ETL client data to facilitate analysis / visualization; strong knowledge of SQL, Tableau or Qlikview and other BI tools
  • Proven analytical skills and systematic problem solving, as well as manage, analyse and present findings from large volumes of data
  • Ability to develop and present new ideas and conceptualise new approaches and solutions
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to extrapolate insights from data sets

About Us: Deloitte Culture

Deloitte is the largest professional services firm in the World by both revenue and number of professionals. Deloitte provides a range of audit, tax, consulting, enterprise risk and financial advisory services across more than 20 industries and with more than 244,400 professionals globally. In FY 2016, the firm earned a record $36.8 billion USD in revenues and was ranked by Fortune magazine as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For and by Bloomberg Business has been consistently named as the best place to launch a career. In Australia, we have been one of the fastest growing professional services over the last decade and pride ourselves on also being often considered one of the most innovative.

We are innovative and different because YOU are… we pride ourselves on our team of diverse, high performing Deloitte Professionals who are talented, supportive, inclusive and social – and who are at the heart of our success. Our aim is to ensure that all our people feel comfortable to bring their whole selves to work, and as a result, create a workplace that encourages the true spirit of 'And different'.

From day one at our firm, you’ll be considered part of the Deloitte community and our development and career progression framework will help you develop the skills and capabilities you need to succeed – in every sense of the word. At Deloitte, we assume that you perform other roles within your life….you could be a student, a teacher, a passionate hobbyist and a caring family member. We recognise the importance of balance and embrace agility, understanding that this means different things to each and every one of our employees. The minimum salary requirement for this role is $68,000 inclusive of 9.5% superannuation.

Next Steps

If you have questions regarding this role the Talent Acquisition Team is available to have a confidential discussion. You can contact us via the Our Recruiters page on the Deloitte Careers website.

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